High School Sports

The Top 10 Sports Stories of 2015

Track and field standout Vernon Norwood, right, races to victory in the finals of the 400-meter run at the NCAA Division 1 Outdoor Track and Field Championships in Eugene, Oregon, in June. In 2015, Norwood won both NCAA Indoor and Outdoor titles in the 400-meter run, won a title in the outdoor 4x400-meter run and advanced to the IAAF World Championships in Beijing, China, in August where he was a member of Team USA’s 4x400-meter relay. Individually, he competed for Team USA in the 400-meter run, falling in the semifinals. (Submitted Photo/Courtesy of LSU Sports Information)

No. 1 MCHS alum Norwood makes his mark on the track
The legs of Morgan City High alum and track star Vernon Norwood were very good to the sprinter in 2015.

Patterson alums to meet on gridiron

Trevon Stewart
(Submitted Photo/Courtesy of The University of Houston Athletic Communications)

They may have played on the same team together on the prep level but when Houston and Florida State square off in the Chick-fil-A Peach Bowl Thursday at 11 a.m., Patterson High alums Trevon Stewart

MCHS earns top finish at tournament

The Morgan City High School boys soccer team took first place in Division III/IV at the Buffalo Wild Wings North-South Challenge in Lafayette this week. Morgan City defeated Loyola Prep Monday and North DeSoto and Evangel Tuesday to clinch the title. Team members include, kneeling from left, Irving Montes, Daniel Valadez, Edgar Calderon, Mario Sanchez, Brayan Aleman and Quang Nguyen. Standing, from left, are Jorge Rodriguez, Denis Benitez-Lopez, Cesar Zavala, Jared Gore, Keny Valle-Ramos, R.J. Prejeant, Jose
Aguilera, Trevor Beam and Oscar Banegas. (Submitted Photo/Courtesy of Trevor Patterson)

The Morgan City High School boys’ soccer team won the Division III/IV crown of the Buffalo Wild Wings North-South Challenge in Lafayette.


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